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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Physician Assistants [18 VAC 85 ‑ 50]
Practice with patient care team physician
Action 5357 / Stage 9158
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 12/8/2020  4:21 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 12/8/2020    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 1/15/2021   

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
DPB Review Submitted on 12/8/2020
Review Completed: 12/18/2020
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 1/4/2021
Governor's Review Review Completed: 1/15/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 1/15/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Will be published on 2/15/2021   Volume: 37  Issue: 13
Comment Period A public comment forum will open on 2/15/2021 and remain open through 3/17/2021
Effective Date 3/16/2021
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4558    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.

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Action 5357:
Practice with patient care team physician
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (8716) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2019 and expires on 03/31/2021.
Proposed   (8839) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/30/2020.
Final   (9158) Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (02/15/2021).
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